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beyond

EN[biˈjɑnd] [biˈjɒnd] [-ɒnd]
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  • Beyond may refer to:

    Definition of beyond in English Dictionary

  • Noun
    1. The unknown.
      1. The hereafter.
      2. Adverb
        1. Farther along or away.
          1. In addition; more.
          2. Preposition
            1. Further away than.
              1. On the far side of.
                1. Later than; after.
                  1. Greater than; so as to exceed or surpass.
                    1. Your staff went beyond my expectations in refunding my parking ticket. ‎
                  2. In addition to.
                    1. Past, or out of reach of.
                      1. The patient was beyond medical help. ‎
                  3. More Examples
                    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                      • To the east the effect of the old buildings looking towards the abbey (see Frontispiece once more) is so fine that little need be done beyond the necessary repair and reharling of these.
                      • Where she has gone to is beyond the wit of man to say. ‎
                      • But, somewhat against the run of play, Craddock fired the visitors ahead, volleying a low effort beyond Simon Mignolet after Sunderland twice failed to clear attempted crosses from Stephen Hunt.
                    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                      • Beyond that, Neopaganism may be most helpfully identified by what it is not, neither Christian nor Judaic, neither monotheistic nor agnostic, neither Oriental nor humanist.
                      • Beyond the personal testimonies, there’s little in “The Madoff Affair” that hasn’t already been reported and rereported.
                      • Beyond were the pines, and a rugged road, flint-edged, full of dips and rises, turns and twists, hovering on edges, or bosoming itself in deep rock-strewn cuts.
                  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                    1. Adverbs
                      • Uncomparable adverbs
                      • Nouns
                        • Singularia tantum
                          • Uncountable nouns
                        • Prepositions
                        Related Links:
                        1. en beyondness
                        2. en beyond belief
                        3. en beyond measure
                        4. en beyond the pale
                        5. en beyond one's ken
                        Source: Wiktionary
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                        Meaning of beyond for the defined word.

                        Grammatically, this word "beyond" is an adverb, more specifically, an uncomparable adverb. It's also a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum. It's also a preposition.
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